[Academy] [Cold Cases] [Commercial Vehicle Enforcement] [Commissioner's Office] [Concealed Deadly Weapons] [Contacting the KSP] [Core Values] [Crime & Traffic Information] [Fallen Trooper Memorial] [FAQs] [Forensic Laboratories] [Forms/Downloads] [Highway Safety] [History of the KSP] [Home Page] [Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force] [Kentucky's Most Wanted] [Links to Other Websites] [Missing Children] [News Releases] [Organization] [Post Locations] [Recruitment] [Sex Offender Registry] [Special Enforcement Troop] [Trooper Island]
[Return to Kentucky State Police Main Website]

For other Kentucky Government sites visit: [Kentucky.gov]

Media / For More Information Contact:

Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
(270) 766-5078
Click here to e-mail Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
News Release

2-Year-Old Dies After Being Backed Over By Mini-Van In Meade County

Date of News Release: 06/13/2013

(VINE GROVE, KY) -- On Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at approximately 8:21 p.m. ET, Tpr. Steve Oughton responded to 645 Stanley Allen Drive in the Vine Grove community of Meade County to investigate a vehicle versus pedestrian collision. Upon Tpr. Oughton's arrival he discovered that a 1998 Plymouth Voyager van was backing up to a residence to unload household items. Unaware to the driver, 31-year-old Joseph Allison, a two year old child had climbed into the back hatch entrance of the van. As Allison continued to back up, the two year old, Brendyn Keisler, fell out of the back and was ran over by the Voyager. Brendyn sustained critical injuries to the head and neck and was flown to Kosair's in Louisville with critical injuries. He was pronounced dead at 7:17 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. Alcohol is not suspected to be a contributing factor.

Contact Information for the Kentucky State Police

Kentucky State Police
919 Versailles Road | Frankfort, KY 40601

[ TOP ]

This page was last modified on:

About this site | Feedback | Privacy | Disclaimer | Individuals with Disabilities
Copyright © 2002-2013 Kentucky State Police, all rights reserved